Logic Of The Day: 06.06.2018.
You can almost always predict who’s going to be successful — you just can’t predict when. Some talented people have bad luck, and they aren’t immediately successful. But they almost always rebound and find success eventually.
Almost everyone I admired in my 20s eventually succeeded in the way they wanted. Yet recently, someone very close to me delivered and made over $100M — and everyone had counted him out. It took many iterations, but he got there.
So, ask yourself if you’re really looking for work-life balance, or if you’re not ready to face the uncertainty that comes with putting everything into your work. Forget about thinking about the outcome. That can be paralyzing. Focus on giving it your all.
Don’t rob yourself so easily of your infinite potential. You do have complete control of the situation.
As the year draws to a close, spend some time pondering these 3 questions we have been asking about your career. The answers you find will put you on the right path to finding a career that you truly enjoy and improving it year-over-year.
~ Praveen Tipirneni, CEO of Morphic Therapeutic Inc. Originally published on Quora.